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AP Language Unit 6
Alacrity
Disdain
Pugnacious
Feint
Briskness, Lively Action
Contempt
Quarrelsome
A false attack
Alacrity
Briskness, Lively Action
Disdain
Contempt
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AP English Language Vocabulary Unit 6
Abject
Agnostic
Complicity
Derelict
Degraded
Skeptic or skeptical
Accomplice
Something abandoned
Abject
Degraded
Agnostic
Skeptic or skeptical
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AP English Language Vocab Unit 6
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing form the usual.... Synony…
(n) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
(adj.) Extremely strange, unusual, atypical.... Synonyms: Grote…
(adj.) Abrupt, blunt, with no formalities.... Synonyms: Curt, T…
Anomalous
(adj.) Abnormal, irregular, departing form the usual.... Synony…
Aspersion
(n) A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
AP English Language and Composition : Unit 6 Vocabulary
Anomalous
Arbiter
Aspersion
Bizarre
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(n.) one having power to decide a matter at issue; a judge, u…
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) extremely strange, unusual, atypical
Anomalous
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
Arbiter
(n.) one having power to decide a matter at issue; a judge, u…
AP English Language and Composition: Unit 6 Vocabulary
Brusque
Demagogue
Cajole
Ennui
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
(n.) a leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claim…
(v.) to coax, persuade through flattery or artifice; to decei…
(n.) weariness and dissatisfaction from lack of occupation or…
Brusque
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
Demagogue
(n.) a leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claim…
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Unit 6 Vocabulary- AP English Language and Composition
acquisitive
aesthetic
antagonize
arrogate
concerned with acquiring wealth or property
(adj.) concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty;(n…
cause someone to become hostile; to incur the dislike of
to claim or take without right
acquisitive
concerned with acquiring wealth or property
aesthetic
(adj.) concerned with beauty or the appreciation of beauty;(n…
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AP Spanish Language food vocabulary unit 6
a la carta
asados
bocadillos
bullabesa
a la carte (sold seperately)
roasted
sandwiches
bouillabaisse (fish based stew)
a la carta
a la carte (sold seperately)
asados
roasted
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AP Language Unit 6
Mor, Mur
Moratorium
Demure
Temp
Delay
A formal delay, a suspension
Modest and shy
Time
Mor, Mur
Delay
Moratorium
A formal delay, a suspension
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Unit 6 AP Language Vocabulary
anomaious
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... SYNONYM…
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) extremely strange, unusual, atypical... SYNONYMS: grotes…
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities... SYNONYMS: tactless…
anomaious
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... SYNONYM…
aspersion
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
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AP Language Vocab (Unit 6)
anomalous adj.
aspersion n.
bizarre adj.
brusque adj.
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous adj.
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion n.
a damaging or derogatory statement
Unit 6 AP Language vocab
Moratorium
Demure
Demur
Extemporaneous
A formal delay; a suspension
Modest and shy
To express unwillingness to do something; to object
Done without planning; improvised
Moratorium
A formal delay; a suspension
Demure
Modest and shy
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AP Unit 6 language
Language
Mutual intelligibility
Language Tree
Language family
Set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are u…
Two people who can understand each other when speaking.
19 language families... -each family has it's own branches... -each…
A collection of individual languages with a common ancestor
Language
Set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are u…
Mutual intelligibility
Two people who can understand each other when speaking.
AP Language Vocab Unit 6
Vista
Emphatic
Machination
Corroborate
A scenic or extravagant view; a temporary permit providing em…
Giving or showing emphasis in a forceful or expressive manner
A scheme or plan (typically sinister)
To support something, usually with empirical evidence.
Vista
A scenic or extravagant view; a temporary permit providing em…
Emphatic
Giving or showing emphasis in a forceful or expressive manner
Unit 6 AP Language Vocabulary
anomaious
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... SYNONYM…
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
(adj.) extremely strange, unusual, atypical... SYNONYMS: grotes…
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities... SYNONYMS: tactless…
anomaious
(adj.) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... SYNONYM…
aspersion
(n.) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slanderin…
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AP English Language: Vocabulary Workshop Level H Unit 6 Vocabulary
abortive
abortive synonyms
abortive antonyms
bruit
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose, only…
miscarried, fruitless
realized, consummated
(v) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors
abortive
(adj) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose, only…
abortive synonyms
miscarried, fruitless
AP Language Vocab: Unit 6
vista
emphatic
machination
corroborate
(n.) a scenic or extravagant view; a temporary permit providi…
(adj.) giving or showing emphasis in a forceful or expressive…
(n.) a scheme or plan (typically sinister)
(v.) to support something, usually with empirical evidence
vista
(n.) a scenic or extravagant view; a temporary permit providi…
emphatic
(adj.) giving or showing emphasis in a forceful or expressive…
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Ap Unit 6- Language
Language
Mutual Intelligibility
Top 10 languages in the world
Top 10 languages spoken at home in the…
-A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that ar…
-Means two people can understand each other when speaking
-Chinese... -Spanish... -English... -Arabic... -Hindi
-Spanish... -Chinese... -Tagalog... -French... -Vietnamese
Language
-A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that ar…
Mutual Intelligibility
-Means two people can understand each other when speaking
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AP English: Unit 6
abortive (ADJ) a(bor)tive
bruit (V)
contumelious (ADJ) contu(me)lious
dictum (N) (dic)tum
failing to accomplish an intended aim/purpose; partially/impe…
to spread news/reports/ unsubstantiated rumors... S: noise abroa…
insolent/rude in speech/behavior, insultingly abusive, humili…
a short saying, an authoritative statement ... S: maxim, precept…
abortive (ADJ) a(bor)tive
failing to accomplish an intended aim/purpose; partially/impe…
bruit (V)
to spread news/reports/ unsubstantiated rumors... S: noise abroa…
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AP Language: Vocabulary Unit 6
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
(adj) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; comple…
(n) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a s…
(n) involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accomplice
(n) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected... (adj…
abject
(adj) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; comple…
agnostic
(n) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a s…
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AP Language Unit 6 Vocab
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
(adj.) degraded; complete and unrelieved
(n.) one who believes that nothing is known about God (adj.)…
(n.) involvement in the wrongdoing; being an accomplice
(n.) someone or something that is neglected (adj.) left aband…
abject
(adj.) degraded; complete and unrelieved
agnostic
(n.) one who believes that nothing is known about God (adj.)…
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 6
equable
adequacy
equilibrium
equinox
tending to remain calm; free from harsh changes
being equal to some need or requirement
a state in which opposing forces are balanced so that one is…
a day when day and night are the same length
equable
tending to remain calm; free from harsh changes
adequacy
being equal to some need or requirement
AP HUMAN GEO: Unit 6 Language
Language
What dos language allow us to do?
Mutual Intelligibility
The Language Tree
a set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and smbols that are…
communicate... reason... create culture... is the foundation of cul…
means two people can understand each case other when speaking
19 language families... each family has its own branches... each…
Language
a set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and smbols that are…
What dos language allow us to do?
communicate... reason... create culture... is the foundation of cul…
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AP English Unit 6 Vocab
abortive
bruit
contumelious
dictum
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors... SYNON…
(adj.) insolent or rude in speech or behavior; insultingly ab…
(n.) a short saying; an authoritative statement... SYNONYMS: max…
abortive
(adj.) failing to accomplish an intended aim or purpose; only…
bruit
(v.) to spread news, reports, or unsubstantiated rumors... SYNON…
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AP Language Vocabulary Unit 6
asperity
attrition
auspices
castigate
(n.) harshness or sharpness of tone, temper, or manner
(n.) a reduction or decrease in numbers, size, or strength
(n.) patronage, support, sponsorship, an omen
(v.) to criticize or reprimand severely, involves punishment
asperity
(n.) harshness or sharpness of tone, temper, or manner
attrition
(n.) a reduction or decrease in numbers, size, or strength
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Unit 6 Language AP Human Geography
Language
Mutual intelligibility
Language tree
Language family
- a set of sounds, combinations sounds, and symbols that are…
-means two people can understand each other when speaking
-19 language FAMILIES ... -each family has its own BRANCHES... -eac…
a collection of individual languages with a common ancestor
Language
- a set of sounds, combinations sounds, and symbols that are…
Mutual intelligibility
-means two people can understand each other when speaking
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AP Language: Unit 6 Definitions
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
(adj) abnormal, irregular, departing from the unusual
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
(adj) extremely strange, unusual, atypical
(adj) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous
(adj) abnormal, irregular, departing from the unusual
aspersion
(n) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
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Language Unit 6 AP Psych
Sapir-Whorf's Theory (Linguistic Deter…
phoneme
morpheme
grammar
people of different languages have different thought processes
smallest distinctive sound unit... i.e. ch-a-t in "chat"
smallest unit that carries meaning... i.e. bat, gentle
system of rules that enables understanding ... i.e. semantics a…
Sapir-Whorf's Theory (Linguistic Deter…
people of different languages have different thought processes
phoneme
smallest distinctive sound unit... i.e. ch-a-t in "chat"
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AP Language Unit 6 Vocab
Alacrity
Anathema
Aplomb
Enigma
Cheerful willingness; eagerness (n)
A curse; something intensely disliked (n)
Confidence composure; poise (n)
A puzzling or inexplicable occurrence or situation (n)
Alacrity
Cheerful willingness; eagerness (n)
Anathema
A curse; something intensely disliked (n)
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AP English: Unit 6
abortive (ADJ)
bruit (V)
contumelious (ADJ)
dictum (N)
failing to accomplish an intended aim/purpose; partially/impe…
to spread news/reports/ unsubstantiated rumors... S: noise abroa…
insolent/rude in speech/behavior, insultingly abusive, humili…
a short saying, an authoritative statement ... S: maxim, precept…
abortive (ADJ)
failing to accomplish an intended aim/purpose; partially/impe…
bruit (V)
to spread news/reports/ unsubstantiated rumors... S: noise abroa…
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AP Geo: Unit 6 - Language
Language
Standard language
Dialect
Isogloss
set of sounds and symbols that is used for communication... - La…
the variant of language that a country's political and intell…
Local or regional characteristics of a language... - while accen…
geographic boundary within which a particular linguistic feat…
Language
set of sounds and symbols that is used for communication... - La…
Standard language
the variant of language that a country's political and intell…
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 6
Chastise
Chimerical
Chronic
Circumspect
To criticize severely
Absurd; wildly fanciful
Lasting a long time; constant
Careful
Chastise
To criticize severely
Chimerical
Absurd; wildly fanciful
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Unit 6 Vocabulary AP LANGUAGE
Anecdote
Cerebral
Churlish
Cogent
A short account or story
Relating to the brain; Italian
Boorish or vulgar
Convincing; clear reasoning
Anecdote
A short account or story
Cerebral
Relating to the brain; Italian
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AP Human Geography Unit 6: The Geography of Language
Communication
Language
Phonemes
Pictographic Writing
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
the sounds used in a spoken language sounds (The English La…
a type of written speech in which small pictures are sued for…
Communication
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
Language
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
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AP Human Geography Unit 6: The Geography of Language
Communication
Language
Phonemes
Pictographic Writing
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
the sounds used in a spoken language sounds (The English La…
a type of written speech in which small pictures are sued for…
Communication
an act or instance of transmitting information (verbal or wri…
Language
a system of communication using sounds, gestures, marks, and…
Unit 6 AP Language Vocabulary
Moratorium
Demure
Demur
Extemporaneous
A formal delay; a suspension
Modest and shy
To express unwillingness to do something; to object
Done without planning; improvised
Moratorium
A formal delay; a suspension
Demure
Modest and shy
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AP Language Unit 6 Vocabulary
Alacrity
Aspirant
Castigate
Disdain
brisk and cheerful readiness; promptness; willingness; eagern…
a person who aspires, as one who seeks or desires a career, a…
criticize or reprimand severely; punish in order to correct;
the feeling that someone or something is unworthy of one's co…
Alacrity
brisk and cheerful readiness; promptness; willingness; eagern…
Aspirant
a person who aspires, as one who seeks or desires a career, a…
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AP Language Vocabulary Unit 6
Abject
Agnostic
Complicity
Derelict
adjective... 1. degraded... 2. base, contemptible... 3. cringing, serv…
noun... 1. one who believes that nothing can be known about God…
noun... 1. involvement in wrongdoing... 2. the state of being an ac…
noun... 1. someone or something that is abandoned or neglected…
Abject
adjective... 1. degraded... 2. base, contemptible... 3. cringing, serv…
Agnostic
noun... 1. one who believes that nothing can be known about God…
AP Language Vocabulary Unit 6
dormant
hackneyed
anachronism
salient
(adj) asleep, inactive, on a break
(adj.) Used so often as to lack freshness or originality
Something out of place in time
prominent; of notable significance
dormant
(adj) asleep, inactive, on a break
hackneyed
(adj.) Used so often as to lack freshness or originality
AP Language Vocab (Unit 6)
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement
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Word Wealth Unit 6 AP English Language 11th grade
copious
ample
bountiful
profuse
Abundant, plentiful
More than enough
Generous and abundant
Lavish to the point of excess
copious
Abundant, plentiful
ample
More than enough
AP Human Geo unit 6 // Language
Language
Mutual Intelligibility
Top 5 languages in the world
Top 5 languages in America (Not English)
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are…
Means 2 people can understand each other when speaking
Chinese, Spanish, English, Arabic, and Hindi
Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog, French, and Vietnamese
Language
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are…
Mutual Intelligibility
Means 2 people can understand each other when speaking
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AP Language and Composition Unit 6
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
Extremely strange, unusual, atypical
Abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
Anomalous
Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
Aspersion
A damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering or…
AP English unit 6
Adulation (noun):
Censure (noun):
Censure (verb w/ object)
Censure (w/o verb)
Excessive devotion to someone, servile flattery
Strong or vehement expression of disapproval
To criticize or reproach in a harsh or vehement manner
Blame
Adulation (noun):
Excessive devotion to someone, servile flattery
Censure (noun):
Strong or vehement expression of disapproval
AP Language & Composition: Unit 6 SAT Words
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
(adj) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
(noun) A damaging, derogatory statement; The act of slanderin…
(adj) Extremely strange , unusual or atypical
(adj) Abrupt, blunt, no formalities
Anomalous
(adj) Abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
Aspersion
(noun) A damaging, derogatory statement; The act of slanderin…
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AP Language and Composition Vocab Unit 6
forthright
profound
doleful
fiasco
frank; going straight to the point
intellectually deep or penetrating; reaching to, rising from,…
sorrowful; melancholy
a complete or humiliating failure
forthright
frank; going straight to the point
profound
intellectually deep or penetrating; reaching to, rising from,…
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Vocabulary AP English Unit 6
brusque
demagogue
cajole
ennui
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
(n.) a leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claim…
(v.) to coax, persuade through flattery or artifice; to decei…
(n.) weariness and dissatisfaction from lack of occupation or…
brusque
(adj.) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
demagogue
(n.) a leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claim…
AP English: Unit 6
Complicity
Inane
Agnostic
Indictment
The state of being an accomplice
Silly, empty of meaning
A skeptic; without faith
A formal accusation
Complicity
The state of being an accomplice
Inane
Silly, empty of meaning
AP Human Geography Unit 6 (Language)
Language
Top 10 languages in the world
The language tree
Language family
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are…
Chinese: 1213 million... Spanish: 329 million ... English: 328 mill…
19 language families. Each family has its own branches. Each…
A collection of individual languages with a common ancestor
Language
A set of sounds, combinations of sounds, and symbols that are…
Top 10 languages in the world
Chinese: 1213 million... Spanish: 329 million ... English: 328 mill…
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AP English Unit 6
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular
a damaging statement
extremely strange, unusual
abrupt, blunt
anomalous
abnormal, irregular
aspersion
a damaging statement
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Unit 6 Definitions - AP Lang
anathema
assuage
avuncular
convivial
(n) Someone/Something intensely disliked, cursed, or shunned
(v) 1. to satisfy... 2.to lessen/reduce the intensity of
(adj.) familiar and indulgent
(adj.) sociable
anathema
(n) Someone/Something intensely disliked, cursed, or shunned
assuage
(v) 1. to satisfy... 2.to lessen/reduce the intensity of
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